**orientation** — angular orientation … Mechanics glossary

**angular momentum** — Physics. the product of the moment of inertia of a body about an axis and its angular velocity with respect to the same axis. Also called moment of momentum. [1865 70] * * * Property that describes the rotary inertia of a system in motion about… … Universalium

**Angular momentum operator** — In quantum mechanics, the angular momentum operator is an operator analogous to classical angular momentum. The angular momentum operator plays a central role in the theory of atomic physics and other quantum problems involving rotational… … Wikipedia

**Orientation (geometry)** — This article is about the orientation or attitude of an object in space. For orientation as a property in linear algebra, see Orientation (vector space). Changing orientation of a rigid body is the same as rotating the axes of a reference frame… … Wikipedia

**angular alignment** — kampinis tapatinimas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. angular alignment; theta alignment vok. Winkeljustierung, f rus. угловая ориентация, f; угловое совмещение, n pranc. alignement angulaire, m; orientation angulaire, f … Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

**orientation angulaire** — kampinis tapatinimas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. angular alignment; theta alignment vok. Winkeljustierung, f rus. угловая ориентация, f; угловое совмещение, n pranc. alignement angulaire, m; orientation angulaire, f … Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

**angular position** — noun relation by which any position with respect to any other position is established • Hypernyms: ↑position, ↑spatial relation • Hyponyms: ↑elevation, ↑EL, ↑altitude, ↑ALT, ↑depression * * * … Useful english dictionary

**Resection (orientation)** — Resection is a method of orientation (direction or position finding) using a compass and topographic map.In surveying, the resection method is used to map the position of an unmapped feature or point by measuring its position relative to three… … Wikipedia

**Leaf angle distribution** — The Leaf Angle Distribution (or LAD) of a plant canopy refers to the mathematical description of the angular orientation of the leaves in the vegetation. Specifically, if each leaf is conceptually represented by a small flat plate, its… … Wikipedia

**Asymmetry of lift** — is the term used to describe the nature of aerodynamic lift generation by the rotor blades of a helicopter.The phenomenon is best analysed when a helicopter is in the hover condition (i.e., maintaining a fixed altitude above ground level, with no … Wikipedia